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This article is about the year 937. For the number, see 937 (number).
|Centuries:||9th century – 10th century – 11th century|
|Decades:||900s 910s 920s – 930s – 940s 950s 960s|
|Years:||934 935 936 – 937 – 938 939 940|
|937 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1690|
|Chinese calendar||丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
3633 or 3573
— to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
3634 or 3574
|- Vikram Samvat||993–994|
|- Shaka Samvat||859–860|
|- Kali Yuga||4038–4039|
|Japanese calendar||Jōhei 7
|Minguo calendar||975 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1248/1249 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1479–1480|
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- Battle of Brunanburh: King Athelstan of England defeats the Viking king of Dublin, the Scots, and Strathclyde.
- The Hungarian army battles with a French army led by Ebbo of Chateauroux, who dies after the battle. After that the Hungarians reach the Atlantic ocean and turn towards Burgundy, where they burn the city of Tournus, than go to southern Italy, pillaging the environs of Naples, Benevento, Sarno, Monte Cassino. When they return home, they are attacked in the Abruzzo mountains, losing their plunders.
- September 21 – Magdeburg is now the capital of the Holy Roman Empire, after a Diet held by Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor.